Özge Akalın was born in Erzurum, 1983, graduated from Economics at Marmara University in 2005.
She started working in the banking sector in 2007.
Özge still has a corporate working life, she is the Moksha Istanbul Co-Founder and also Yoga trainer.
She met with Yoga in 2013. She started Yoga with the reasons of physical pain in 2014 with Berra Serte. She completed a 200-hour Yoga Alliance approved Basic Yoga and 100-hour Yin Yoga training. After these trainings Yoga has become a lifestyle for her.
She saw that Yoga creates deep awareness in all age groups, and in 2016 she completed her education with Cayetana Rodenas and she completed the Yoga Alliance approved Children's Yogi training.
She met with Selen in 2014.
They think that the daily rush of the city leads to physical and mental impairments on people .
They decided to reach more people in 2016 because they saw that Yoga, meditation and breathing exercises have positive effects on the body and mind that need to be renewed in every sense, they founded Moksha Istanbul.
Moksha Istanbul, where breath, meditation, awareness and yoga workshops are gathered under one roof, gives yeh, hatha / vinyasa and child yoga lessons to institutions and individuals.